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Adjudication order not valid if no valid service of show cause notice

Baldeep Singh Vs Commissioner of Customs (CESTAT Delhi) In the present case inspite of opportunity given, Revenue failed to produce the proof of delivery of the show cause notice. Further, from perusal of the order-in-original, I find that the Adjudicating Authority have not recorded satisfaction of service of show cause notice and have proceeded to […]

Tariff Notification No. 42/2021-Customs (N.T.), Dated: 15.04.2021

Tariff Notification No. 42/2021-Customs (N.T.), Dated: 15.04.2021 in respect of Fixation of Tariff Value of Edible Oils, Brass Scrap, Areca Nut, Gold and Silver- Reg Government of India Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue) (Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs) Notification No. 42/2021-Customs (N.T.) New Delhi, 15th April, 2021 25 Chaitra, 1943 (SAKA) S.O. […]

CESTAT remanded back order of revocation of CHA licence on issue of jurisdiction

Wijeta Impex And Logistics Vs Commissioner of Customs (CESTAT Delhi) The order of Commissioner (Appeals) bearing No. 191-193/2017 dated 24 May, 2019 has been assailed vide the impugned appeal. 2. I have heard Shri S. Sunil, learned Advocate appearing for the appellant and Shri Yasbir Singh, learned Authorised Representative for the Department. 3. Learned Counsel […]

Notification No. 26/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI), Dated: 30.03.2021

Notification No. 26/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI), Dated: 25.03.2021 -Principal Director General, Revenue Intelligence, hereby appoints  common adjudicating authorities. MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) (CENTRAL BOARD OF INDIRECT TAXES AND CUSTOMS) (Directorate of Revenue Intelligence) New Delhi, the 30th March, 2021 Notification No. 26/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) S.O. 1460(E).—In pursuance of notification No. 60/2015-Customs (N.T.), published vide number G.S.R. […]

Notification No. 25/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI), Dated: 25.03.2021

Notification No. 25/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI), Dated: 25.03.2021 -Principal Director General, Revenue Intelligence, hereby appoints  common adjudicating authorities. MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) (CENTRAL BOARD OF INDIRECT TAXES AND CUSTOMS) (Directorate of Revenue Intelligence) New Delhi, the 25th March, 2021 Notification No. 25/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) S.O. 1459(E).— In pursuance of notification No. 60/2015-Customs (N.T.), published vide number G.S […]

Notification No. 24/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI), Dated: 17.03.2021

Notification No. 24/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI), Dated: 17.03.2021- Principal Director General, Revenue Intelligence, hereby appoints  common adjudicating authorities. MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) (CENTRAL BOARD OF INDIRECT TAXES AND CUSTOMS) (Directorate of Revenue Intelligence) New Delhi, the 17th March, 2021 Notification No. 24/2021-Customs (N.T./CAA/DRI) S.O. 1458(E).—In pursuance of notification No. 60/2015-Customs (N.T.), published vide number G.S.R. […]

RBI Monetary Policy- Repo rate unchanged at 4% for 5th Straight MPC

Reserve Bank of India Date : Apr 07, 2021 Statement on Developmental and Regulatory Policies This Statement sets out various developmental and regulatory policy measures on (i) liquidity management and support to targeted sectors; (ii) regulation and supervision; (iii) debt management; (iv) payment and settlement systems; (v) financial Inclusion; and (vi) external commercial borrowings. I. Liquidity […]

All About 1st RBI monetary Policy for the FY 2021-22

RBI In its first monetary Policy meeting for the Financial Year 2021-22 decided to keep the policy rates unchanged and also continued to maintain the accommodative stance as long as necessary to sustain growth on a durable basis. The said meeting held for three days from 05th April to 07th April 2021 and the outcome of the meeting has come at 10AM on 07th April 2021.

CESTAT upheld reasonable penalties imposed for mis-declaration on Importer

Aestrik Techno-Signs Vs The Commissioner of Customs (CESTAT Delhi) The goods were imported declaring a certain value which was doubted by the officers and so the goods were opened and examined. After opening and examining and comparing the goods with the value of corresponding goods in contemporaneous imports the officer founds that the goods were […]

Master Direction – RBI (Call, Notice & Term Money Markets) Directions, 2021

Prudential limits in respect of outstanding lending transactions in the Call, Notice and Term Money Markets shall be decided by the participants with the approval of their Board within the regulatory framework of the exposure norms prescribed by the Department of Regulation of the Reserve Bank for the eligible participant concerned.

Advisory on filing of Bill of Entry (BE) w.e.f. 29.03.2021

Ministry of Finance Government of India Attention! Importers/Customs Brokers Important amendments regarding filing of Bill of Entry (BE) w.e.f. 29.03.2021 (Section 46 of Customs Act) ♣ BE to be filed in advance as per the following time-limits:  BE is to be filed latest by end of the day of arrival of the Vessel/Aircraft/Vehicle 1. Imports […]

CBIC Notifies Rate of Exchange of Foreign Currencies Wef 02.04.2021

CBIC notifies Rate of Exchange of Foreign Currencies against India Rupees wef 02nd April, 2021, vide Notification No. 40/2021-Customs (N.T.), Dated: 1st  April,  2021. Government Of India Ministry Of Finance (Department Of Revenue) (Central Board Of Indirect Taxes And Customs) New Delhi ***** Notification No. 40/2021 – Customs (N.T.) Dated the 1st  April,  2021 In […]

CBIC notifies implementation of India-Mauritius CECPA

Seeks to notify implementation of India-Mauritius Comprehensive Economic Cooperation and Partnership Agreement (CECPA) vide Notification No. 25/2021-Customs dated 31st March, 2021. MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) New Delhi, the 31st March, 2021 Notification No. 25/2021-Customs G.S.R. 241(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 […]

CBIC amends notification No. 52/2017-Customs consequent to enactment of Finance Act, 2021

Seeks to amend notification No. 52/2017-Customs, dated 30-06-2017 to make changes consequent to enactment of Finance Act, 2021 vide Notification No. 24/2021-Customs dated 31st March, 2021. MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) New Delhi, the 31st March, 2021 Notification No. 24/2021–Customs G.S.R. 236(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of […]

Anti-Dumping duty on Melamine extended till 30th September, 2021

Seeks to further amend notification No. 2/2016-Customs (ADD) dated 28th Jan, 2016 to extend the levy of Anti-Dumping duty on Melamine originating in or exported from China PR, up to and inclusive of 30th September, 2021. GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF FINANCE (DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE) Notification No. 19/2021-Customs (ADD) New Delhi, 31st March, 2021 G.S.R. […]

Master Circular Credit Facilities to Minority Communities

Reserve Bank of India RBI/2021-22/06 FIDD.GSSD.BC.No.01/09.10.01/2021-22 April 01, 2021 The Chairman/ Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer All Scheduled Commercial Banks including Small Finance Banks (Excluding RRBs and Foreign banks with less than 20 branches) Dear Sir / Madam, Master Circular – Credit Facilities to Minority Communities Please refer to our Master Circular FIDD.GSSD.BC.No.04/09.10.01/2019-20 dated July 01, […]